Check out Fire-Lites Free Fire Systems Training Classes
Fire-Lite Alarms, part of Honeywell’s Life Safety Group, announced its 2008 schedule of more than 50 fire alarm systems training courses, which will be offered free-of-charge throughout the United States. From fire alarm basics to detailed hands-on training covering all Fire-Lite control panels, course offerings are designed for every level of industry professional. Dates, locations and descriptions for Fire-Lite classes planned now through June are as follows:
Location Class Name Dates
Atlanta, Ga. MiniScan February 5-7
Albuquerque, N.M. SuperLite February 5-6
Los Angeles, Calif. MiniScan February 12-14
Raleigh, N.C. MiniScan February 12-14
Marlborough, Mass. Super Academy February 20-22
Austin, Texas SuperLite February 26-27
Chicago, Ill. MiniScan February 26-28
Birmingham, Ala. MiniScan March 4-6
Seattle, Wash. MiniScan March 11-13
Philadelphia, Pa. SuperLite March 18-19
Detroit, Mich. MiniScan March 25-27
Columbia, S.C. MiniScan March 25-27
New Orleans, La. SuperLite April 8-9
Hasbrouck Heights, N.J. Super Academy April 15-17
Tampa, Fla. MiniScan April 15-17
Cleveland, Ohio MiniScan April 22-24
Houston, Texas SuperLite April 29-30
Missoula, Mont. MiniScan April 29-May 1
Oklahoma City, Okla. SuperLite May 6-7
Boise, Idaho MiniScan May 13-15
Des Moines, Iowa MiniScan May 13-15
Phoenix, Ariz. MiniScan May 20-22
Dallas, Texas SuperLite May 20-21
Baltimore, Md. MiniScan June 3-5
Orlando, Fla. MiniScan June 10-12
Providence, R.I. Super Academy June 10-12
Las Vegas, Nevada MiniScan June 17-19
St. Louis, Mo. SuperLite June 17-18
Lenexa, Kansas SuperLite June 24-25
MiniScan Academy (3 days): A three-day training on Fire-Lite’s conventional and addressable fire alarm control panels and voice evacuation systems. Power supply fundamentals, product features, installation methods, programming and troubleshooting are taught through practical hands-on exercises. Installation and configuration of Fire-Lite’s IPDACT, a module that enables the transmission of alarms from a fire alarm control panel via any IP network line (i.e. ADSL, cable, Internet), also is covered.
SuperLite Academy (2 days): A two-day course featuring instruction and hands-on exercises in the capabilities, installation, programming and troubleshooting of all Fire-Lite manufactured addressable control panels. The SuperLite Academy will wrap-up with two hours of installation and configuration training on Fire-Lite’s IPDACT module that enables the transmission of alarms from a fire alarm control panel via any IP network line (i.e. ADSL, cable, Internet).
Super Academy (3 days)
Day 1: Training begins with a basic fire alarm technology course covering common fire system components, fundamentals of voice evacuation and various NFPA and ADA codes. Although part of the Super Academy curriculum, individuals seeking basic fire alarm information can opt to attend this one-day course.
Days 2 and 3: A two-day module covering Fire-Lite’s voice evacuation systems and full line of addressable fire alarm control panels. Attendees will receive instruction on features and capabilities of all addressable panels, plus perform hands-on exercises in wiring, programming and troubleshooting.
All Fire-Lite courses qualify attendees for various National Burglar & Fire Alarm Association (NBFAA) continuing education credits. Visit www.firelite.com for complete course descriptions, prerequisite information and online registration.